Pretty soon it is going to be science fair project season! If your kids have any interest at all in our solar system, then creating a solar system model is a fantastic project idea that can be as simple or as elaborate as you want. Below are some fantastic home project ideas along with solar system model kits you can purchase online.
Be sure to also check out my solar system for kids page with free printables like solar system worksheets and a solar system minibook.
Bonus resource – use this online tool to calculate accurate sizes to build your solar system model to scale!
Solar System Projects and Ideas
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Be sure to also check out this mini-lesson on solar systems.